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During cold weather, joint and other chronic pain can worsen. Whether you have arthritis or inflammation problems, cold weather can worsen your symptoms. There could be many reasons for increased pain during winter months, and it’s important to find ways to reduce your chronic pain during cold weather. Here are a few tips that could help you reduce chronic pain during cold weather...

The “winter blues” is a common phrase for mood changes during colder months; however, those blues are really a disorder called Seasonal Affective Disorder. Those with chronic pain who may already be suffering from depression may be more likely to experience Seasonal Affective Disorder. ...

The holiday season seems to sneak up on us every year. Every year we stress over the holiday season because of the extra weight gain we may experience, and for chronic pain patients, maintaining a healthy weight is crucial for symptom management. ...

The holidays can be stressful. Between hosting family members, preparing holiday meals, cooking or even just grocery shopping during the holiday season, it’s easy to experience stress. Chronic pain can be worsened by stress, so it’s important to learn how to ease holiday stress. ...

The holiday season is here! At holiday parties or get-togethers, there is usually a large amount of food to be eaten. It’s important to remember, though, that good nutrition and wellness are especially important for those with chronic pain to help control pain symptoms and reduce inflammation. ...

The Pain Management Group is expanding to better serve our patients. We are pleased to welcome three new pain management physicians to our growing practice. ...

For those with chronic pain, an important aspect of pain management is acknowledging not just the physical sensation of pain, but also the emotional, social and psychological toll it can take. Living with chronic pain can mean also living with anxiety, depression and social and relationship issues. That’s why it is important to focus on treating the whole person....

Chronic pain is a life-changing diagnosis. Once-loved activities or hobbies may not be as easy as they once were before chronic pain....

Our lifestyles and eating habits can have a big impact on our bodies. It should come as no surprise that chronic pain can also be impacted by how we fuel our bodies with food....